Greater Alleghenies Blood Services Region

 
June 29, 2012
Emergency Need for Blood Donors The American Red Cross has an emergency need for blood and platelet donors of all types. There is almost half the amount of readily available Red Cross blood now than there was at this point in time last year. Eligible donors with types O positive, O negative, A...
June 6, 2012
Congratulations to these blood drive sponsors whose blood drives met or exceeded goal.  
June 1, 2012
Attendees to learn how they can help save lives while sitting in a chair and watching television During June and July, Greater Alleghenies Region Blood Services plans to let area residents in on what some of its employees consider the organization’s best-kept secret – that you can sit...
June 1, 2012
  A total of 49 individuals, businesses and organizations from 23 counties throughout the 100-county American Red Cross Blood Services, Greater Alleghenies Region, were honored today at the region’s annual meeting, “Celebrating Champions.” The Greater Alleghenies Region...
April 9, 2012
The American Red Cross saw an 8 percent decline in blood donations in March 2012 compared to March 2011. While a number of factors could be contributing to the decline, blood donors in some parts of the country have indicated to our recruitment teams that allergies are impacting their ability to...
February 10, 2012
Midland, Pa  –  The January 18 American Red Cross blood drive at the Midland Gymnasium , Midland, Pa., netted more than 73 blood donations. Through specialized screening performed on donor samples, six of the 73 donors were identified as potential rare donors and invited to join the...
January 20, 2012
American Red Cross officials urge blood and platelet donations The American Red Cross is urging the public to donate blood now and in the upcoming weeks to help rebuild blood supplies. Lower than expected blood donor turnout the first two weeks of January resulted in overall inventories being...
December 16, 2011
Platelet donors from Beaver, Greensburg, Johnstown and State College areas committed to holiday gift of self
December 5, 2011
Communities in Pennsylvania and Virginia have long partnered with the Red Cross on Christmas season blood drives What do Bedford, Pa., Ebensburg, Pa. and Winchester, Va., have in common? They share a long-standing commitment of partnering with the American Red Cross by holding large community blood...
November 10, 2011
    This time of year most of us feel stretched and stressed – not enough time or money to go around. To make things easier this year, I would like to suggest a “perfect” gift for you to give – it costs little to give, just a little bit of your time.